Mergers

Business , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Mergers

Southwestern Energy Completes $2.7 Billion Haynesville Shale Expansion

Southwestern Energy previously announced the acquisition in early June with eyes of taking advantage of the direct access to the Gulf Coast LNG corridor provided by Indigo Natural Resources’ position in the Haynesville.

September 1, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Sept. 1, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the closing of Hess’ Denmark asset sale, a $150 million Permian Basin JV and another multimillion-dollar deal by Enerplus in the Williston Basin.

September 1, 2021

Markets , Policy & Regulations , Mergers

FTC to Crack Down on ‘Unlawful’ US Oil Industry Mergers

FTC Chair Lina Khan told the White House in a letter last week that she also promised to start an investigation of abuses in the “franchise market” for retail fuel stations, among other steps.

August 31, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Aug.25, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the sale of Basic Energy Services’ California business to Berry in a bankruptcy auction plus Diversified Energy’s continued Haynesville expansion with a $154 million deal.

August 25, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Aug.18, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including BHP’s exit from the oil business through the merger of its petroleum assets with Woodside in an all-stock merger valued at roughly $13 billion.

August 18, 2021

Private Equity , Mergers

BHP, Woodside Investors Jittery over All-stock Petroleum Merger

Shares in BHP Group and Woodside Petroleum fell on Aug. 18 as investors on both sides raised questions about the value of the Perth-based oil and gas group's proposed merger with BHP's petroleum arm.

August 18, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Aug.11, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including Riverstone’s $172 million exit from its Gulf of Mexico JV plus the $268 million combination of NexTier with Permian-focused Alamo Pressure Pumping.

August 11, 2021

Shale Plays , Trends , Mergers

M&A Scorcher Augurs More Shale Deals in Second Half

Investor pressure for U.S. shale producers to operate leaner made consolidation a priority driving a sizzling second quarter with $33 billion worth of M&A activity.

August 11, 2021

Public Capital , Shale Plays , Completions , Mergers

NexTier to Acquire Leading Permian Pressure Pumper Alamo in $268 Million Deal

NexTier Oilfield Solutions expects the addition of Alamo Pressure Pumping’s focus on the Midland Basin to establish NexTier as a leading completions provider in the Permian Basin.

August 5, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Mergers , Lease Sales

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Aug. 4, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including Callon’s acquisition of private Permian Basin operator Primexx for $788 million plus a solar deal in Texas by Buckeye Partners.

August 4, 2021